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Is it der, die oder das Darstellerin?


The correct article in German of Darstellerin is die. So it is die Darstellerin! (nominative case)

The word Darstellerin is feminine, therefore the correct article is die.

Finding the right gender of a noun

German articles are used similarly to the English articles,a and the. However, they are declined differently (change) according to the number, gender and case of their nouns.

In the German language, the gender and therefore article is fixed for each noun.

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The most difficult part of learning the German language is the articles (der, die, das) or rather the gender of each noun. The gender of each noun in German has no simple rule. In fact, it can even seem illogical. For example das Mädchen, a young girl is neutral while der Junge, a young boy is male.

It is a good idea to learn the correct article for each new word together - even if it means a lot of work. For example learning "der Hund" (the dog) rather than just Hund by itself. Fortunately, there are some rules about gender in German that make things a little easier. It might be even nicer if these rules didn't have exceptions - but you can't have everything! The best way to learn them is with the App - Der-Die-Das Train! (available for iOS and Android)

German nouns belong either to the gender masculine (male, standard gender) with the definite article der, to the feminine (feminine) with the definite article die, or to the neuter (neuter) with the definite article das.

  • for masculine: points of the compass, weather (Osten, Monsun, Sturm; however it is: das Gewitter), liquor/spirits (Wodka, Wein, Kognak), minerals, rocks (Marmor, Quarz, Granit, Diamant);

  • for feminine: ships and airplanes (die Deutschland, die Boeing; however it is: der Airbus), cigarette brands (Camel, Marlboro), many tree and plant species (Eiche, Pappel, Kiefer; aber: der Flieder), numbers (Eins, Million; however it is: das Dutzend), most inland rivers (Elbe, Oder, Donau; aber: der Rhein);

  • for neutrals: cafes, hotels, cinemas (das Mariott, das Cinemaxx), chemical elements (Helium, Arsen; however it is: der Schwefel, masculine elements have the suffix -stoff), letters, notes, languages and colors (das Orange, das A, das Englische), certain brand names for detergents and cleaning products (Ariel, Persil), continents, countries (die artikellosen: (das alte) Europa; however exceptions include: der Libanon, die Schweiz …).

German declension of Darstellerin?

How does the declension of Darstellerin work in the nominative, accusative, dative and genitive cases? Here you can find all forms in the singular as well as in the plural:

1 Singular Plural
Nominative die Darstellerin die Darstellerinnen
Genitive der Darstellerin der Darstellerinnen
Dative der Darstellerin den Darstellerinnen
Akkusative die Darstellerin die Darstellerinnen

What is the meaning of Darstellerin in German?

Darstellerin is defined as:

[1] Female person who embodies somewhat in the theater or film, for example, represents something

[1] weibliche Person, die zum Beispiel im Theater oder Film etwas verkörpert, etwas darstellt

How to use Darstellerin in a sentence?

Example sentences in German using Darstellerin with translations in English.

[1] Gestern waren wir im Theater. Die Darstellerin der Julia überzeugte, während Romeo immer wieder Schwierigkeiten mit seinem Text zu haben schien.

Yesterday we were convincing in the theater the actress of Julia, while Romeo always seemed to have difficulties with his text.

[1] Zwanzig Darsteller und Darstellerinnen waren gleichzeitig auf der Bühne.

[1] Twenty actors were also on the stage

[1] Auf dem Filmfestival wurde Marianne Müller als „Beste Darstellerin“ ausgezeichnet.

[1] At the film festival, Marianne Müller was awarded the "best actress"

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